Decomposing body found in a house this morning

The body of the deceased in police truck.

KUCHING, Aug 9: Already in the state of decomposition, a body was found in a house at Jalan Tan Min Ching this morning.

According to police, the body was that of a 44-year-old Tan Choon Teck.

Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) operation centre informed that Batu Lintang fire station received an emergency call from the police at 2.11am, seeking their assistance to retrieve and transfer the body.

According to witnesses, Tan was said to be living alone in the house.

The cause of death was not immediately clear and police are investigating.— DayakDaily